The other cast members also revealed some interesting tidbits. Li Qin said that her role as a princess is someone who is kind but eventually overcome by hatred. Shawn Dou follows a similar trajectory as he goes from a good guy to someone menacing. Alan Wang Yanlin described his character as a bad egg and likened his evilness to Rong Mo Mo.
From everything that was said, it looks like we’re in for some major angst and even Li Ying said that she wanted a vacation right after because playing the hero is not easy. Finally, Zhao Li Ying and Zhang Bi Chen also performed a duet onstage the show’s opening song Wang.